WATCH | Gordhan whisked to safety as EFF MPs charge towards him in parliament

- | 9 months ago

Public enterprises minister Pravin Gordhan had to be whisked away from the podium as EFF MPs charged towards him in attempt to prevent him from delivering his departmental budget speech in parliament on Thursday.

In a rowdy session that mirrored sittings of the fifth parliament under former president Jacob Zuma, 22 EFF MPs, led by  one of their seniors, Sam Matiase, declared from the outset that they would not allow Gordhan to deliver his speech.

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